Shekel of Judaea (First Jewish Revolt) with chalice
Mint: Judaea (First Jewish Revolt)
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 303.
Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 14.16 gm. Die Axis: 12
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Inscription in Aramaic around and above. (“Shekel of Israel, Yr. 3”)
Reverse: Three pomegranates on stem.
Inscription in Aramaic around. (“Jerusalem the Holy”)
By date unknown: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XV, no. 58); May 10, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 225-
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour